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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.